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Escale Oceania Marseille Vieux Port

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Twin Cities, Minnesota
Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed here for 2 nights beginning of April 2017. I always research my hotels & picked this one because it had a high rating and a great location. It was perfect! The front desk service was excellent, especially Sally but everyone was so helpful with answering our questions, making dinner reservations for us, giving directions, & even lending us an...

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Nicolas C, Directeur général at Escale Oceania Marseille Vieux Port, responded to this review

Dear CircleofFriends, We thank you for this very positive comment. We are glad that everything in our hotel Escale Oceania Marseille Vieux Port pleased you. Just for your information, we have rooms which are around 25m² ( Deluxe rooms ) !! We hope to see you again in Marseille. Kind regards, Sally

Waterford, Michigan
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Hotel had a great location and from the balcony you could view the port of Marseille. under $100/night Nice room, great breakfast and located by a shopping mall and plenty of great restaurants and Gelato shops. Saturday there is a flea market right up the street. A Merry-go-round across the street and Currency changers all around. Large ferriswheel by the...

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Warsaw, Poland
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The location is, as mentioned by other reviewers, excellent. The hotel is right in the Old Port, walking distance from both the tourist sites and lots of restaurants and cafes. And that's pretty much it. We stayed in a Deluxe room, which is probably why the size was ok. Small and uncomfortable bathroom, and there was a separate toilet but...

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Estoril, Portugal
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you want to be in the center of the city, this is the place to stay. Public transports, the Vieux port, everything is nearby. To get to the attractions that are further away I would suggest Le Petit Train whcih goes to these main sites. To see the D'If Castle, the ferry boats are just a 3 minute walk...

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Danville, CA
Reviewed 17 March 2017 via mobile

Fabulous location right next to the Vieux Port and all of the very average (to poor) restaurants doting it. The hotel is very clean, nice firm bed, tiny but adequate room, friendly staff and very good breakfast for 11e additional cost. Even staying on street side, the room was quiet (with the exception of sirens)! Air conditioning wasn't working in...

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Nicolas C, Directeur général at Escale Oceania Marseille Vieux Port, responded to this review

Dear Sir, We appreciate your comment and are pleased that our hotel Escale Oceania Marseille Vieux Port met your expectations in terms of comfort and location. In our hotel it is either the heater or the air conditioning... The air conditioning works from around april-may to october-november and then we have the heater on. The whole team thanks you for...

Visalia, California
Reviewed 7 March 2017

This hotel has a great location. It is right in Vieux Port within easy walking distance of Notre Dame and the train station. There are tons of great restaurants and bars within minutes. The room was small but comfortable and very clean. I only wish that they included lotion in the bathroom.

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Nicolas C, Directeur général at Escale Oceania Marseille Vieux Port, responded to this review

Dear Madam, thank you to have shared your appreciation regarding your stay in our hotel “Escale Oceania Marseille Vieux Port”. The location and ease of access by public transport (airport shuttle, metro, tram ...) are undeniably qualities. The proximity of the Old Port and tons of great restaurants within minutes is always appreciated. Our rooms are comfortable, clean and in...

Reviewed 27 February 2017

Next time I will try a different hotel. It took us forever to find the hotel with the Navi on the rented car and the GPS on the Smartphone, not to mention the complication of the one way streets... you have to walk to get there. We landed on the top floor and our room was large for European sites...

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Gloucestershire, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 February 2017

We enjoyed our recent 3 night stay (Feb. 2017) . Staff very helpful, ( very good English ) , great location by the harbour & Metro. Comfortable room , nice large shower, comfy bed and quiet at night, we had a top floor "comfort" room. Good selection at the self service breakfast. I would recommend and use this hotel again

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Nicolas C, Directeur général at Escale Oceania Marseille Vieux Port, responded to this review

Dear Nigel Jayne, The hotel Escale Oceania Marseille Vieux Port thanks you for your comment and are delighted that you were satisfied with all the aspects of your room and that the location pleased you. The whole team thanks you for the compliments and we hope to see you here again soon. Best regards, Sally

Reviewed 4 February 2017

The location of the hotel is excellent. by the port and from the room in which I stayed there was a beautiful view on the bay and the boardwalk. The stuff was helpful and friendly and the price is very reasonable

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Nicolas C, Directeur général at Escale Oceania Marseille Vieux Port, responded to this review

Dear Rami A, We thank you for your comment concerning your stay in our hotel. We are pleased that the hotel met your expectations in terms of comfort and location. We hope to see you soon again in our hotel Escale Oceania Marseille Vieux Port. Best regards, Sally

Windsor, England
Reviewed 4 February 2017

Functional, clean room in modernish hotel with side facing balcony view of old port. Good relationship quality/price. Staff were very helpful. Location was good for accessing tourist areas of Marseilles by foot.

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Nicolas C, Directeur général at Escale Oceania Marseille Vieux Port, responded to this review

Dear hjtWindsor, We thank you for your comment and are pleased that you were satisfied with all the aspects of your room and our location. The whole team of Escale Oceania Marseille Vieux Port thanks you and we hope to see you here again soon. Best regards, Sally

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Escale Oceania has air-conditioned rooms and is 3 minutes from St Charles train station by Metro. It is just 50 metres from Vieux Port Metro and offers free Wi-Fi access.Each of the Marseille Vieux Port’s guest rooms has soundproofing, a flat-screen TV with cable and satellite channels, a private bathroom with an Italian shower. Some have a balcony with views of the harbour.Breakfast is available and either served in the modern dining room or in the guests’ rooms. Escale Oceania is situated a short walk from a number of restaurants and bars.Escale Oceania Marseille Vieux Port is situated within walking distance of Marseille’s main historic attractions, including the Fort Saint-Jean and the Opera. ... more   less 

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Address: 5 la Canebiere, 13001 Marseille, France
Region: France > Provence-Alpes-Cote d'Azur > Bouches-du-Rhone > Marseille
Price Range: $135 - $215 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Escale Oceania Marseille Vieux Port 3*
Number of rooms: 45
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Escale Oceania Vieux Port Marseille
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#3 Family Hotel in Marseille
#6 Romantic Hotel in Marseille
#7 Business Hotel in Marseille
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“Ask for a balcony with a view!”
CircleofFriends, 11 Apr 2017 | Read review
“4th floor facing the street”
davel617, 5 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Ask for high room overlooking port”
hjtWindsor_England, 3 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Sixth floor rooms have windows opening skyward. The other floors have windows with street views.”
PH15, 16 Jan 2017 | Read review
“We stayed in room 512 which has a balcony view to the old port (Vieux Port) and the Christmas market. Nice quiet room. ”
nicolelI826DE, 30 Dec 2016 | Read review
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